Technical Accountant

KMJ81161_1715697438
  • £72003 - £73003 per annum
  • London
  • Contract

Would you like to be part of an organisation changing lives through work?

A royal College is seeking a passionate and detail-oriented Technical Accountant to join their team for a 15-month fixed-term contract.

In this role, you'll play a pivotal role in transforming the RCN's financial systems, ensuring a smooth transition from the current on-premise Open Accounts systems to Microsoft Dynamics Finance and Operations (D365 F&O).

Supportive Benefits as Technical Accountant you will receive will include:

  • Generous Time Off: Up to 32 days annual leave, plus bank holidays and additional days for Christmas break (pro-rated for part-time).
  • Supportive Leave Options: Maternity, adoption, paternity, and shared parental leave packages.
  • Invest in Your Wellbeing: Award-winning health and wellness programs.
  • Continuous Learning: Broad range of learning and development opportunities.
  • As the Group's Technical Accounting Lead, you'll be responsible for:

As Technical Accountant your day-to-day tasks will include:

  • Leading the development and implementation of D365 F&O, ensuring it meets the reporting needs of our unique structure - a Trade Union, Charity, and Trading Subsidiaries organisation.
  • Configuring the system to accommodate our partial exemption VAT rules and support international transactions.
  • Working collaboratively with the project team, Subject Matter Experts (SMEs), and external implementers to ensure a robust and compliant financial system.
  • Designing and testing the system's functionality for accurate reporting, encompassing Group Statutory Accounts, Quarterly VAT Returns, Trade Union Returns, and Business-as-usual (BAU) requirements.
  • Guaranteeing the system's internal control framework adheres to external and internal audit standards.
  • Transferring your knowledge to the BAU team for a seamless transition.

As Technical Accountant you will be/ have:

  • A qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA, or equivalent).
  • Extensive experience with technical accounting principles and a strong understanding of Group reporting standards (UK GAAP and upcoming FRS 102).
  • Proven experience in implementing and configuring accounting systems (preferably D365 F&O)
  • Meticulous attention to detail and a commitment to accuracy.

The closing date for applications ais 1ST June, please submit you CV to finance@tp.co.uk if your qualifications, skills and experience aligns with this role and you would like to be considered for submission.

We want you to have every opportunity to demonstrate your skills, ability and potential; please contact us if you require any assistance or adjustment so that we can help with making the application process work for you.

Karen Moore Consultant

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